Channel Islands

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Channel Islands
Îles Anglo-Normandes  (French)
Îles de la Manche  (French)
Îles d'la Manche  (Norman)
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Cairt o the Channel Islands
Location Wastren Europe
Adjacent bouks o watter Inglis Channel
Total islands 8 inhabitit
Aurie 198 km2 (76.4 sq mi)
Heichest point Les Platons
Caipital an lairgest settlement Saint Peter Port
Aurie covered 78 km2 (30.1 sq mi)
Caipital an lairgest settlement Saint Helier
Aurie covered 118 km2 (45.6 sq mi)
Demonym Channel Islander
Population 163,857 (as of 2012)
Densitie 844.6 /km2 (2,187.5 /sq mi)
Additional information
Time zone
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The Channel Islands (Norman: Îles d'la Manche, French: Îles Anglo-Normandes or Îles de la Manche[note 1]) are an airchipelago in the Inglis Channel, off the French coast o Normandy.

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  1. The term Îles de la Manche is the offeecial French appellation in the islands themsels, whauras in Fraunce the uisual term is Îles Anglo-Normandes.